The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 627 636 403
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -233
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 18 17 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.041% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.16% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 266
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
MCAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10635 10697 10958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.01% 25.74% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8878 8727 8759
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region.

MCAD Salary Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

MCAD Salary Histogram in London

MCAD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 3 £55,000 -
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD.

1 40 (100.00%) MCSD
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (92.50%) .NET
3 32 (80.00%) Degree
4 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 30 (75.00%) C#
4 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 29 (72.50%) MVC
5 29 (72.50%) Scrum
5 29 (72.50%) MCTS
6 28 (70.00%) LINQ
6 28 (70.00%) TDD
7 27 (67.50%) .NET Framework
8 26 (65.00%) Kanban
8 26 (65.00%) NHibernate
8 26 (65.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 26 (65.00%) Moq
8 26 (65.00%) BDD
8 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
8 26 (65.00%) NUnit
8 26 (65.00%) Games
8 26 (65.00%) MCP
8 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
10 9 (22.50%) Web Services
11 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
12 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Moq
1 26 (65.00%) NUnit
1 26 (65.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (65.00%) Games
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) .NET Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Games Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Graduate
2 26 (65.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Graduate Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Graduate Games Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Junior
2 26 (65.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Junior Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Junior Games Developer
3 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (5.00%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (5.00%) WPF Developer
3 2 (5.00%) XAML Developer
3 2 (5.00%) XAML Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 28 (70.00%) LINQ
4 27 (67.50%) .NET Framework
5 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (65.00%) NHibernate
6 9 (22.50%) Web Services
7 6 (15.00%) Java EE
8 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 5 (12.50%) HTML
8 5 (12.50%) XSLT
9 4 (10.00%) XML
10 3 (7.50%) ADO
10 3 (7.50%) jQuery
10 3 (7.50%) WCF
10 3 (7.50%) WinForms
11 2 (5.00%) AppFabric
11 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) MVC
2 29 (72.50%) Scrum
3 28 (70.00%) TDD
4 26 (65.00%) BDD
4 26 (65.00%) Kanban
4 26 (65.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
6 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (15.00%) ITIL
6 6 (15.00%) Open Source
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.00%) SOA
6 6 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.50%) Case Management
7 3 (7.50%) Document Management
7 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) MCSD
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (80.00%) Degree
3 29 (72.50%) MCTS
4 26 (65.00%) MCP
5 6 (15.00%) CGEIT
5 6 (15.00%) CISSP
5 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
5 6 (15.00%) PMP
6 3 (7.50%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) iManage
2 3 (7.50%) LexisNexis